Birth Name: Gennady Gennadyevich Golovkin
Place of Birth: Karaganda, Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union (now Karagandy, Kazakhstan)
Date of Birth: 8 April, 1982
Ethnicity: Russian, one quarter Korean
Gennady Golovkin, nicknamed Triple G, is a Kazakh professional boxer.
He was born in Karaganda, Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union (now Karagandy, Kazakhstan), to a Russian father and a mother of half Korean, and likely Russian, descent. Gennady has said, “I have Russian-style, Korean-style, I have a lot of different blood.”
Gennady is married to Alina, with whom he has a son.
Gennady’s maternal grandfather was named Sergey Pak. Sergey was a Korean, who grew up in Russia.